Meanwhile, aboard the Serial Peacemaker. . .
I can't tell you much more about this system, Commander. The stealthed tac-sats we put in orbit aren't designed for exploratory astronomy.
It sounds like I need to customize some gear for you. If anyone needs me, I'll be in my lab.
Gee, you'll be missing out on the fun and excitement of beach-volleyball up on shore, Commander.
Still? I thought local avianoids were interrupting by attacking the ball during volleys.
There now seems to be some selection pressure for them not to do that.